All You Want To Know About #SensationIndia Tour: Production, Stage, Lighting, Dress Code...
by EVENTFAQS Bureau Entertainment | February 16, 2016 | News
Sensation India Tour Afrojack Sensation White
Sensation, also known as Sensation White, is making headway onto Indian territory with a mandatory iconic all-white dress code on March 5, 2016. Gachibowli Stadium in Hyderabad will be transformed into an endless white-oasis, where 30,000 spectators will converge for an epic night filled with spectacular show elements, entertainment acts and a star-studded line-up of the best international DJs such as Afrojack, Axwell, Laidback Luke and Lost Frequencies. This will be Afrojack’s second gig in Hyderabad. Sensation White’s resident DJ, Mr. White will create the perfect vibe during the six-hour show, followed by epic sets by world-renowned artists.
The event is brought in by Voila Events Llp, and is organized by ID&T, which is one of the biggest global dance organizations. ID&T has a 16-year legacy backing the event. Sensation originates from the Netherlands and has toured more than 33 countries, with sell-out shows in cities like Dubai, Amsterdam, New York and Bangkok and has welcomed over 2 million visitors.
“Voila Events is delighted to bring Sensation – The World’s Leading Dance Event to Hyderabad. Our previous successes in the city with international artistes like Armin Van Buuren, Afrojack etc., has given us the confidence to pitch for a leading dance event like Sensation. With its brilliant stages, theatrical acts, cutting edge sound and light technology, pyrotechnics, special effects and the worlds' most famous DJs, I am sure that Sensation Hyderabad is going to be an event like none before," commented Vijay Amritraj – Partner & CEO, Voila Events.
Here is what the celebrities have to say on Sensation's debut tour in India…
Rana Dagubatti: ‘’Sensation White is the world’s coolest dance event and I’m very excited it’s coming to Hyderabad with a phenomenal lineup and state-of-the-art production. Get ready to party hard and unite all in white. I will see you there.’’
Rashi Khanna: “I am really excited that Sensation white is coming to Hyderabad on March 5th. The perfect chance for me to enjoy the great Music and the all white ambience… catch me there.”
Rakul Preet Singh: “I have followed Sensation and have always wanted to go for their Amsterdam event. So what if I can’t go, Amsterdam comes to Hyderabad! Yes, super excited for Sensation on March 5th, lets unite in white…”
Brenda Munsterman, General Manager, Sensation states, “After an unparalleled run of more than 100 successful Sensation White shows since 2000, we are making our first trip to India with the support of Telangana Tourism for this spectacular world premiere. Sensation White differentiates itself from other dance music festivals, because it’s an all round experience. With theatrical acts, pyro and spectacular show moments during the night, will take the visitors on a magical journey. The all white dress code creates the feeling of unity and works as a canvas for the show lights which creates a mind blowing effect.”
Kartikeya Sharma, Marketing Director, India South East Asia, AB InBev said, “Budweiser Music CDs proudly brings to India - Sensation, a music extravaganza that has enthralled audiences across the world. We believe the electronic music culture in India is at a very exciting stage and bringing the excellent International festival Sensation is our effort in giving young Indians a taste of the latest and greatest from the global electronic space. We are confident that we will recreate the same epic experienceas in the other countries.”
Sensation White is about the grand experience, spectacular show elements, entertainment acts, star-studded line up of the best international DJs and the massive production. Sensation White will be travelling with 13 containers from Amsterdam to India by road and ocean. It will take over 7 days to build the show apart from the six months of exhaustive planning. 50-specialist crew members team will fly from Amsterdam to help and put the show together. The stage will be of the size 242 feet in length and 75 feet high. The stage will be a gigantic custom-designed carousel that will rotate thrice per minute amidst flying horses, many bursting waterfalls coming out of the ground. Computers will control the carousel and it will feature 12 astounding dancers. Every time another DJ starts, there will be another show moment, which will include lasers, theatrical acts, and fireworks. The show will employ more than 1142400 watts of audio power, 800 lighting fixtures, 30 engineers and a local crew of more than 500 people. Over 96 moving heads will be installed in between the decoration. The inflatable girls will be made of 3000m of fabric. The arches will be driven by a hydraulic system and will be controlled with a computer. The pyro design will include more than 70 positions from where the pyro will be shot.
30K fans are expected to unite in all-white dress code at Gachibowli Stadium Hyderabad on March 5.